Homes on Land

March 1, 2024

The pros and cons of investing in land.

Investing in land is more than just an investment vehicle to many. On top of the investment benefits, having a larger piece of land to call your own is a dream. It's a canvas of earth upon which the dreams of tomorrow are painted, a finite resource in an ...

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Feb. 21, 2024

Buying Land: What factors should you be considering that you haven’t considered before?

Embarking on the journey to buy unimproved land for your dream home construction can be as exhilarating as it is intricate. Venturing into the raw, untouched expanses of land, where your future abode will stand, is not just about acquiring a piece of earth; it’s about laying the foundation for ...

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Feb. 9, 2024

Can my land qualify for an Agricultural Exemption?

As homeowners look for every edge when it comes to saving money on property taxes, many homeowners in Dallas-Fort Worth consider if an agricultural exemption is a possibility for them. This opportunity is more attainable than many might think, thanks to the somewhat enigmatic yet highly beneficial agricultural exemption. While ...

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Feb. 2, 2024

Homes on Land: What can $500,000 get you?

Imagine embarking on a treasure hunt in the vast Dallas-Fort Worth area, armed with a map and a budget of $500,000. Your quest? To uncover a precious gem – a family home with at least three bedrooms on a sprawling acre of land. This is not just a fantasy ...

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Jan. 10, 2024

How many homes on land sell in DFW?

Homes on land in DFW, which we generally define as homes on lots over half an acre, represent a unique and often misunderstood segment of the market. As specialists in this niche, we've dissected the 2023 stats to provide clarity and direction for those dreaming of owning such a ...

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Dec. 28, 2023

Short or long-term goal? Your path to a home on land.

For many residents of Dallas-Fort Worth, the allure of owning a home on land is more than just a pipe dream. It's a tangible goal, achievable within a reasonable timeframe, especially with the proper guidance and expertise. The question often asked is: "Is buying a home on land a ...

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Nov. 29, 2023

A Survey of Surveys: Why they matter when buying a home on land.

Let's dig into a topic that isn't the flashiest but is undeniably crucial when buying or selling a home on land – home surveys. While surveys might seem like just a piece of paperwork that costs you $500 or so, they are, in reality, unsung heroes of real ...

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Nov. 16, 2023

How does owning a home on land transform your life?

Owning a home on land isn't just about having a place to live; it's about embracing an aspirational and profoundly life-changing lifestyle. While various property types offer unique benefits, homes situated on larger land parcels, particularly those ranging from one to five acres, offer a distinctive lifestyle that ...

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Nov. 10, 2023

When is the best time to buy a home on land?

Timing, just as in comedy, is everything in real estate. So if you're in the market to break away from a traditional neighborhood and snag a home on an acre or more, when is the right time?

 

To cut to the chase, the golden answer is "now." Before ...

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Nov. 8, 2023

How the five variables affect homes on land.

When the allure of vast skies and the freedom of open space beckons, the pursuit of buying a home on land becomes an intimate journey—a call to return to the essence of what makes a place not just a dwelling but a haven for the soul. In the Dallas-Fort Worth ...

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